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Eptesicus (Eptesicus)  Rafinesque, 1820
Taxonomic Serial No.: 945943

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderChiroptera Blumenbach, 1779 – morcego, quiróptero, bats  
                                  SuborderYangochiroptera Koopman, 1984  
                                     SuperfamilyVespertilionoidea Gray, 1821  
                                        FamilyVespertilionidae Gray, 1821 – vesper bats, vespertilionid bats, evening bats  
                                           SubfamilyVespertilioninae Gray, 1821  
                                              TribeEptesicini Volleth and Heller, 1994 – serotines  
                                                 GenusEptesicus Rafinesque, 1820 – big brown bats  
                                                    SubgenusEptesicus (Eptesicus) Rafinesque, 1820  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Eptesicus andinus J. A. Allen, 1914 – Little Black Serotine 
                                                       Species Eptesicus brasiliensis (Desmarest, 1819) – Brazilian Brown Bat, Brazilian Serotine 
                                                       Species Eptesicus chiriquinus Thomas, 1920 – Chiriquinan Serotine 
                                                       Species Eptesicus diminutus Osgood, 1915 – Diminutive Serotine 
                                                       Species Eptesicus furinalis (d'Orbigny, 1847) – Argentine Brown Bat, Argentinian Brown Bat, Argentine Serotine 
                                                       Species Eptesicus fuscus (Palisot de Beauvois, 1796) – Murciélago-moreno norteamericano, grande chauve-souris brune, Big Brown Bat 
                                                       Species Eptesicus guadeloupensis Genoways and Baker, 1975 – Guadeloupe big brown bat, Guadeloupean Big Brown Bat, Guadeloupe Serotine 
                                                       Species Eptesicus innoxius (Gervais, 1841) – Harmless Serotine 
                                                       Species Eptesicus taddeii Miranda, Bernardi and Passos, 2006 – Taddei's Serotine 
                                                       Species Eptesicus ulapesensis Sánchez, Montani, Tomasco, Díaz and Barquez, 2019 – Ulapes Serotine 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hoofer, Steven R., Ronald A. Van Den Bussche, and Ivan Horácek  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: Generic status of the American Pipistrelles (Vespertilionidae) with description of a new genus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Mammalogy, vol. 87, no. 5   
  Page(s): 981-992   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-2372   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Eptesicus (Eptesicus)   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Simmons, Nancy B. / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Order Chiroptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 312-529   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Eptesicus (Eptesicus)   

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